Jul 302015
 

New York Times
Lawrence Herkimer, The Father Of Modern Cheerleading, Dies At 89
NPR
Three cheers for Lawrence Herkimer, who did more than anyone to transform cheerleading into an art, a science and a multi-million dollar business. He died of heart failure on Wednesday in Dallas at age 89, according to his family.
Lawrence Herkimer, Grandfather of Modern Cheerleading, Dies at 89New York Times
Cheerleading's top cheerleader, Lawrence Herkimer, dies in DallasDallas Morning News
'Grandfather of Modern Cheerleading' Lawrence Herkimer Has DiedJezebel
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Jul 302015
 

Houston Press
Varsity Brands Owns Cheerleading and Fights to Keep it From Becoming an
Houston Press
She is a member of the Woodlands Elite Generals, which as their name implies is one of the top competitive cheerleading squads in the country. Based in The Woodlands, the Generals won a national championship last year (their third straight) and a world …

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Jul 302015
 

WLWT Cincinnati
Harrison teen's dreams derailed after being denied cheerleading tryout
WLWT Cincinnati
"I love cheerleading. It's, like, my passion," she said. Rachel Hogg, Destiny's mom, knows how real that passion is. "Since she was 3 years old she has said to me, since she could talk, that her dream was to become a Bengals cheerleader," Hogg said

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Jul 302015
 
Harrison teen who missed cheerleading tryout to get wish through Junior Ben
WLWT Cincinnati
SHEREE: A TEENAGER WHO THOUGHT HER CHEERLEADING DREAMS WERE OVER WELL NOW HAVE A CHANCE TO DREAM WHO DEY FOR THE CINCINNATI BENGALS. MIKE: TODD DYKES IS HERE WITH AN UPDATE ON A STORY YOU FIRST …

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Jul 302015
 

Wichita Eagle
Derby student offers low-cost cheerleading camp
Wichita Eagle
Derby High School senior Jasmine Kennedy plans to make cheerleading more available to young girls in the Wichita area by hosting her own cheer camp this summer. LaTonia Kennedy, Jasmine's mother, said competitive cheerleading is typically a sport …

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Jul 302015
 

WNDU-TV
South Bend Youth Champion Cheerleading squad herkie their way to success
WNDU-TV
The South Bend Youth Champion Cheerleading squad cheered their way to victory over the weekend. The squad, made up of 14 girls, participated in the national youth activities national competition on Saturday in Grand Rapids. The girls qualified for …

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Jul 302015
 

The New Lenox Patriot (subscription)
Dreamz cheerleading program creates 'family,' gives back
The New Lenox Patriot (subscription)
Dreamz Elite youth level three teal team members (left to right) 11-year-old Leyla Eames, 7-year-old Avery Erickson and 10-year-old Maddie Koperski perform at the Jamfest Supernationals competition in Indianapolis. Photos submitted. Mariam Azeez, 11

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Jul 302015
 

Osawatomie Graphic
Osawatomie dazzlers win top honors at UCA cheerleading camp
Osawatomie Graphic
Members of the Osawatomie High School Dazzlers pose with trophies and ribbons they won at the KSHSAA UCA Cheerleading Camp at Butler County Community College in June. Pictured are (in front, from left) Briley Beets, Alex Kaempfe, Sydney Wallace, …

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Jul 302015
 

WJCL News
Cheerleading Trio among Best in Georgia
WJCL News
SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) Savannah Christian has seen its fair share of sports success over the years, including in competitive cheerleading. Now, three members of Raider Nation looking to earn a huge honor in the sport. As the cheer squad prepares for the …

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Jul 302015
 

SportsGrid
Former UCLA Cheerleader Who Got Fat When Boyfriend Cheated On Her Loses 145
SportsGrid
Rachel Paul is a 35-year-old dance teacher and cheerleading coach from Santa Monica, who back in the day was a UCLA cheerleader. When she found out that her boyfriend at the time was cheating on her, she went into a downward spiral that included food …
UCLA cheerleader beats her food addiction and squeezes back into a uniformDaily Mail

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